USDA subsidies in South Carolina totaled $2.5 billion from 1995-2017.

Total USDA - Subsidies in South Carolina by Congressional District, 1995-2017

Rank District Total USDA - Subsidies
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
16th District of South Carolina (Rep. James Clyburn)$693,224,78128.1%28.1%
27th District of South Carolina (Rep. Tim Rice)$577,031,01923.4%51.6%
35th District of South Carolina (Rep. Ralph Norman)$216,580,9118.8%60.4%
42nd District of South Carolina (Rep. Joe Wilson)$162,605,7176.6%67.0%
53rd District of South Carolina (Rep. Jeff Duncan)$103,197,8474.2%71.1%
64th District of South Carolina (Rep. Trey Gowdy)$12,181,0940.5%71.6%
71st District of South Carolina (Rep. Mark Sanford)$10,331,9240.4%72.1%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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